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2019 Calendar of Events for Southern New England American Heart Association

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To help build awareness and educate the public, as well as raise funds for heart disease and stroke research, the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association host many events in your community throughout the year. Contact us at 401-228-2320 or sneheart@heart.org at to learn more and get involved!

National Wear Red Day®February 1, 2019 | Region-wide | http://wearredday.org

Join companies, organizations, schools, media and neighborhoods across America in wearing something red to show your support for women with heart disease.

American Heart MonthFebruary | Region-wide | http://goredforwomen.org

During this national awareness month, learn about the importance of heart health and take steps to prevent heart disease.

Southern New England Go Red Luncheon February 14, 2019 |Rhode Island Civic Center, Providence| snegoredluncheon.heart.org

A powerful event that brings together female leaders and survivors of both heart and stroke disease from throughout the community to help fight against heart disease and stroke, heightening awareness of the issue and empowering leaders to educate others about the movement.

Move More Day/MonthApril 3, 2019 | Region-wide | heart.org/MoveMoreDay

On this day, Americans are encouraged to lace up their sneakers and take at least 30 minutes out of their day to get up and walk to raise awareness of the importance of physical activity and to get your family, friends and co-workers started on a healthier way of life.

STEMGoesRedApril 6, 2019 | South Street Landing, Providence | snestem.heart.org

We are building a brighter future, stopping heart disease before it starts and paving the way to healthier communities. Innovation and big thinking take young, emerging students committed to making change happen. Join us for an inspiring half-day event to empower an extraordinary group of 75+ local, middle school girls to explore STEM outside the classroom. They will gain first-hand experience, connect with inspiring leaders and will walk away knowing they can impact an impact through a career in STEM.

American Stroke MonthMay | Region-wide | strokeassociation.org

Stroke is the No. 5 cause of death in the U.S. but up to 80 percent of strokes are preventable. Learn how you can prevent, treat and beat stroke!

Southcoast Heart WalkMay 11 | Bristol Community College, Fall River | http://sneheartwalk.org

The Heart Walk is the American Heart Association’s premier event for raising funds to save lives from this country’s No.1 and No. 5 killers – heart disease and stroke. Create a team with your friends and family at your local Heart Walk! Together, you can fundraise and help fight heart disease and stroke.

CPR/AED Awareness WeekJune 1-7, 2019 | Region-wide | cpr.heart.org

There are just two simple steps to saving a life with Hands-Only CPR: 1) Call 9-1-1 and 2) Push hard and fast in the center of the chest until help arrives. Learn more about CPR, AEDs and the Chain of Survival.

Southern New England Heart WalkJune 2, 2019 | Station Landing, Providence http://sneheartwalk.org

The Heart Walk is the American Heart Association’s premier event for raising funds to save lives from this country’s No.1 and No. 5 killers – heart disease and stroke. Create a team with your friends and family at your local Heart Walk! Together, you can fundraise and help fight heart disease and stroke

Greater Westerly Heart WalkSeptember 12, 2019 | Watch Hill Gazebo, Westerly, RI http://sneheartwalk.org

The Heart Walk is the American Heart Association’s premier event for raising funds to save lives from this country’s No.1 and No. 5 killers – heart disease and stroke. Create a team with your friends and family at your local Heart Walk! Together, you can fundraise and help fight heart disease and stroke

Southern New England Heart BallSeptember 27, 2019 | http://sneheartball.heart.org

This black-tie event brings Southern New England’s most prominent leaders together for a night of informational and inspirational Heart Talks. It celebrates local survivors, physicians and researchers who are raising funds for heart and brain health.

CycleNationOctober 29, 2019 | Skyline at Waterplace, Providence | cyclenation.org/sne

Ride the revolution to better brain and heart health! This high-energy relay-style stationary cycling event focuses on raising funding and awareness for stroke, the nation’s No.5 cause of death and leading cause of long-term disability.

World Stroke DayOctober 29, 2019 | Worldwide |strokeassociation.org

This worldwide day of awareness seeks to bring attention to stroke, which is largely preventable, treatable and beatable!

Eat Smart Day/Eat Smart MonthNovember 6, 2019 | Region-wide |https://www.heart.org/en/healthy-living/healthy-eating/eat-smart/eat-smart-month

Americans are encouraged to make small, healthy changes and raise the awareness of the importance of good nutrition.

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